Legendary actress, Sylvia Sidney, was born Sophia Kosow on Aug 8, 1910 in Bronx, NY. Sidney died at the age of 88 on Jul 1, 1999 in New York City, NY .
HONORS and AWARDS:.
Although Sidney was nominated for one Oscar, she never won a competitive Academy Award.
|1973||Best Supporting Actress||Summer Wishes, Winter Dreams (1973)||Mrs. Pritchett||Nominated|
She was honored with one star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in the category of Motion Pictures.
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